Originally Posted by Ko.Fe.
It looks huge on images, how it is in real handling? Like walking with it every day on one week trip. I'm using neck strap or keep it in the backpack while I"m working.
It handles better than any other M outside the M7 as it's all about function, not form.
It's bigger, but it's not huge. An M9/M-E is bigger/heavier.
Here is my M5 next to a Minolta CLE (tiny), and the best AE RF camera ever - the Agfa Optima 1535 (even tinier)